Elopidae


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Elopidae

[e′läp·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of fishes in the order Elopiformes, including the tarpon, ladyfish, and machete.
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A new species of ladyfish of the genus Elops (Elopiformes: Elopidae) from the western Atlantic Ocean.
The four families recorded at Playa Blanca (Belonidae, Elopidae, Sparidae and Stromateidae) absent from Bahia Honda were each represented by a single rare species.
i s 16 Elopidae Elops affinis p m 17 Fistulariidae Fistularia c m commersonii 18 Gerreidae Eucinostomus i m currani 19 Gerres cinereus i m 20 Haemulidae Anistotremus c s caesius 21 Anistotremus c s taeniatus 22 Haemulon c s scudderii, maculicauda, steindachneri or flaviguttatum 23 Haemulidae Haemulon c s sexfasciatum 24 Holocentridae Myripristis pl s leiognathus 25 Sargocentron pl s suborbitalis 26 Kyphosidae Kyphosus sp.
Datas sobre la biologia del banano Elops saurus Linnaeus (Teleostomi: Elopidae).
Four families (Elopidae, Notosudidae, Scombrolabracidae, and Tripyterigiidae) were collected only in this season, indicating that for these families spawning peaked in autumn.
III,IV ORDEN MYLIOBATIFORMES FAMILIA UROLOPHIDAE Urobatis maculatus raya redonda I (Garman, 1913) de Cortes FAMILIA DASYATIDAE Dasyatis dipterura raya latigo I (Jordan y Gilbert, 1880) diamante Dasyatis longa (Garman, 1880) raya latigo largo I FAMILIA GYMNURIDAE Gymnura marmorata raya mariposa III (Cooper, 1864) californiana FAMILIA MYLIOBATIDAE Myliobatis californica tecolote II,III Gill, 1865 Myliobatis longirostris Aguila picuda II,III Applegate y Fitch, 1964 CLASE ACTINOPTERYGII SUBCLASE NEOPTERYGII DIVISION TELEOSTEI ORDEN ELOPIFORMES FAMILIA ELOPIDAE Elops affinis Regan, 1909 machete del II Pacifico ORDEN ALBULIFORMES FAMILIA ALBULIDAE Albula esuncula macabi de Cortes I (Garman, 1899) Albula pacifica macabi de hebra I (Beebe, 1942) sp.
CUADRO 2 Lista sistematica de peces asociados a Thalassia testudinum del Golfo de Cariaco, Venezuela TABLE 2 Sistematic list of fish species of found in Thalassia testudinum meadows at Cariaco Gulf, Venezuela Familia Elopidae Elops saurus Linnaeus, 1796 Familia Clupeidae Sardinella aurita Valenciennes, 1847 Familia Batrachoididae Thalassophryne maculosa Gunther, 1861 Familia Hemirhamphidae Hemirhamphus brasiliensis Linnaeus, 1758 Familia Belonidae Tylosurus crocodilus Peron & Le Sueur, 1821 Tylosurus sp.
En cuanto a los peces, 26 especies pertenecientes a 19 familias habian sido encontradas antes como parte importante de la pesca blanca, obtenida por los pescadores artesanales y de la pesca industrial, en las aguas costeras, pero no en los arrastres camaroneros: Rhinobatus percellens (Rhinobathidae), Elops saurus (Elopidae), Sardinella aurita (Clupeidae), Bagre bagre, Cathorops spixii (Ariidae), Epinephelus adscencionis, E.niveatus (Serranidae), Alectis ciliaris, Oligoplites saliens, Selene setapinnis, Seriola rivoliana (Carangidae), Diapterus auratus, Encinostomus melanopterus (Gerreidae), Haemulon striatus (Hemulidae), Chaetodon striatus (Chaethodontidae), Holocanthus tricolor; Pomacanthus arcuatus, P.